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Monica Isakstuen

Portrait of writer Monica Isakstuen

Monica Isakstuen

Monica Isakstuen (b. 1976) made her literary debut in 2009. Her 2014 novel Replay, about pianist Joyce Hatto and the greatest fraud in classical music, earned rave reviews, with VG naming it one of the best books of the year. She won the 2016 Norwegian Book Award Brageprisen for fiction for her novel Be Kind to the Animals. It will be published in Germany and Sweden.

Articles by Monica Isakstuen

from Rage
By Monica Isakstuen
What if my rage has filled my core and transformed it?
Translated from Norwegian by Rosie Louise Hedger